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Four-Day Workweeks: Change for the Better?
Business  (tags: Work Week, 40 hours, Shortening, Wages, Benefits, #RaiseTheWage, Capitalism, Employers, Employees, Workers, Workers Rights, Fair Pay )

Brian
- 84 days ago - truth-out.org
"Shortening the workweek with no cut in pay would also be the democratically preferred method of coping with changing global labor conditions."
How Billionaires Like the Koch Brothers, Sheldon Adelson and Sam Walton Are Destroying America
Business  (tags: billionaires, greed, Koch Brothers, robber barons, Democracy, plutocracy, capitalism )

Freya
- 99 days ago - alternet.org
The Koch brothers are only the most conspicuous among a whole tribe of "self-made" billionaires who imagine themselves architects or master builders of a revamped, rehabilitated America. The resurgence of what might be called dynastic or family capitalism
4 Ways Greedy Capitalists Rig the System to Profit Off Our Misery
Business  (tags: capitalism, greed, poverty, water, resources, housing, foreclosure, savings, banks, injustice, prisons, incarceration )

Freya
- 103 days ago - alternet.org
The profit motive fogs the thinking of free-market advocates. The Economist gushes, "Take a bow, capitalism...the biggest poverty-reduction measure of all is liberalising markets to let poor people get richer."
Corporatism Stifles Innovation
Business  (tags: innovation, invention, economics, capitalism, corporations, corporatism )

Freya
- 140 days ago - altheadlines.com
For an economy to grow and create actual wealth, innovation is a bedrock component in the development of enhanced prosperity. Prosperity is an intriguing concept. Simply making and accumulating money falls short of establishing a successful economic model
America's Form Of Capitalism Kills Free Enterprise And Democracy
Business  (tags: capitalism, free enterprise, democracy, greed, corporations, regulation )

Freya
- 189 days ago - occupy.com
Many believe that Capitalism is synonymous with free enterprise and democracy. Capitalism is neither free enterprise nor democracy. After-all, China is now a capitalist country. No one believes that China is a democratic country.
The National Consensus to End Wealth Inequality Builds
Business  (tags: wealth, economics, economic inequality, capitalism )

Freya
- 271 days ago - alternet.org
As more people recognize the unfair economy created by big finance capitalism, they are pushing forward with alternatives.
The Political Economy of Predatory Capitalism
Business  (tags: capitalism, toxic capitalism, predatory capitalism, exploitation, economic injustice, environmental devastation, political corruption, #resist, rise up, economics )

Brian
- 340 days ago - truth-out.org
"The challenges ahead are daunting. Predatory capitalism has created the synergy needed for the exploitation of labor at national, regional and global levels. Developing types of international organization should become therefore a top priority for..."
The Empire Strikes Back: How Wall Street Has Turned Housing Into a Dangerous Get-Rich-Quick Scheme -- Again
Business  (tags: Wall street, capitalism, toxic, exploitation, economy, housing, crisis, foreclosures, mortgages, families, evictions )

Brian
- 382 days ago - commondreams.org
"In hindsight, it's clear that the Great Recession fueled a terrific wealth and asset transfer away from ordinary Americans and to financial institutions."
Secret TPP Negotiations Resume in Salt Lake City
Business  (tags: Trade, business, trade agreement, #TransPacificPartnership, #NoTPP, #flushthetpp, salt lake city, secret negotiations, globalization, capitalism, exploitation )

Brian
- 393 days ago - eff.org
"The newest round of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations begin today in Salt Lake City, Utah, where trade representatives will work towards finalizing the text of this sprawling secret agreement."
Sleepwalking to Extinction
Business  (tags: corporations, capitalism, destruction, resources, exploitation, over-development, corruption, environment, investments, society, consumers, business, marketing, oil )

Roseann
- 396 days ago - readersupportednews.org
"This is how giant corporations are wiping out life on earth in the course of a routine business day. And the bigger the corporations grow, the worse the problems become."
Koch "Carbon Bomb" Brothers Could Cash in Billions on Alberta Tar Sands Holdings
Business  (tags: Koch brothers, tar sands oil, #dirtyenergy, fossil fuels, #climatechanged, greed, capitalism, profit )

Brian
- 400 days ago - truth-out.org
"The Koch brothers stand to make a pretty penny off of Alberta tar sands oil because of land holdings there. They also are creating toxic time bombs in the US converting the climate change fossil fuel into petroleum coke."
Elizabeth Warren Challenges Obama to Break Up 'Too-Big-to-Fail' Wall St Banks
Business  (tags: Elizabeth warren, #obama, banks, finance, capitalism, corporate agenda, economic justice, break them up )

Brian
- 400 days ago - theguardian.com
"Senator Elizabeth Warren cemented her growing reputation as a darling of the political left on Tuesday with a wide-ranging speech challenging the Obama administration to take on Wall Street and break up its biggest banks."
Why the Rich Are Striking It Richer
Business  (tags: Business, capitalism, corporate agenda, exploitation, politics, political corruption, corporate government, workers, workers rights )

Brian
- 414 days ago - socialistworker.org
"Corporate America has returned to record profits--while workers continue to scrape by."
Crisis of Humanity: Global Capitalism Breeds 21st Century Fascism
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, capitalism, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, fascism, finance, government, investors, labor, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 480 days ago - truth-out.org
This is an extremely important moment: the point where, the repertoire of hegemony through consent having been exhausted, the drift towards the routine use of the more repressive features of the state comes more and more prominently into play.
5 Ways That Raw, Unregulated Capitalism Is Acting Like a Cancer on American Society
Business  (tags: corruption, money, society, capitalism, lies, dishonesty )

Beverly
- 592 days ago - alternet.org
The predators on our society will scream about threats to "freedom" as soon as we start going after them, but it's just about trying to protect profits.
 

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